Damage and destruction of property in retail stores by alleged Corona Virus victims

During these difficult and unprecedented times there have been various reports of people wilfully, maliciously and recklessly coughing and spitting on items on retail shelves in supermarkets. This legal blog has been released to clarify the legal aspects of such an offence.

Spitting or coughing at frontline retail staff and security operatives

There has been a  number of reported incidents in the media around the world of people deliberately spitting and coughing at retail staff and security operatives at retail stores during the Corona Virus pandemic. This legal blog will pertain to acts ‘carried out’ as to differentiate between an act threatened and a physical assault carried …

Widow sues security company over chokehold death of her husband

A widow whose husband died after being choked by a pub bouncer has won a legal battle against insurers after suing the door steward’s former employers for damages.

YES, Trespass Law’s really DO exist in Scots Law!

There are many myths that surround the Scottish Legal system. One such myth is that trespass does not exist in Scots law. I have herd this countless times by security operatives and even security trainers who deliver training courses to security operatives, often with little or poor legal knowledge themselves and deliver training courses and empart such mythology as fact due to their lack of legal knowledge.